Durgan, Mawnan near Falmouth, Cornwall. Our tips for 25 fun things to do in England: http://www.europealacarte.co.uk/blog/2011/08/18/what-to-do-england/
Small waves wash onto the beach at Durgan on the Helford river - on a sunny, winter's day.
At the end of August the residents and friends of Durgan village put on a brilliant regatta. Part of this involves decorating the village with bunting and flags - and it looks really celebratory even before anyone's won any rowing races!
Durgan village on a sunny day. A great place to paddle, row, sail or do nothing but watch the world go by.